Elizabeth City, NC – This summer, from Memorial Day, through Labor Day, September 3, the Museum of the Albemarle is once again supporting the Blue Star Museum program and partnering with Blue Star Families, the National Endowment for the Arts, and more than 1,800 museums in all 50 states to offer free admission to military personnel and their families. Even though the Museum has no admission fee, their participation brings attention to this program and solidifies support of the military families around the country.
The Museum of the Albemarle is located at 501 S. Water Street, Elizabeth City, NC. (252)335-1453. www.museumofthealbemarle.com. Find us on Facebook! Hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Closed Sundays, Mondays and State Holidays. Serving Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Hertford, Hyde, Northampton, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell and Washington counties, the museum is the northeast regional history museum of the North Carolina Division of State History Museums within the N.C. Department of Cultural Resources, the state agency with the mission to enrich lives and communities and the vision to harness the state’s cultural resources to build North Carolina’s social, cultural and economic future. Information is available 24/7 at www.ncculture.com.